fan belt


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fan belt

any belt that drives a fan, esp the belt that drives a cooling fan together with a dynamo or alternator in a car engine
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We got stuck in a time warp of shopping, coffee, snacks and cocktails, until we found ourselves sitting in one of the trendiest bars in Dublin, at 1am, surrounded by 22-year-old, slim, fearless chicks wearing skirts that could double as a fan belt for a Hoover.
The fan belt tightener puts the right amount of tension on your scraper's fan belt.
Judge Tony Lancaster, who jailed him for three years at Durham Crown Court yesterday, told him: "By cutting the brake pipes and fan belt, you put in danger the lives of all the people in the car and other road-users.
From the beginning, the company's commitment to making a diverse line of engineered products for specialized applications yielded a number of product "firsts" that are still seen today as historical milestones; products such as the first airless automobile tire, the first automotive fan belt, and the first industrial V-Belt, which still resembles the original design of 1921.
You used to be able to change things like the plugs, even the fan belt.
The next morning, Wade wakes to find his fan belt is broken.
Michael Staley-Bush, 57, was crushed to death when the driver's cab of his wagon fell backwards on top of him after he had fixed a faulty fan belt.
He claims the car has needed two new alternators and a fan belt and believes the time wasted during numerous trips to the garage has cost him pounds 500 in lost earnings.
Required gear included a four-wheel drive vehicle with low range, a CB radio, a full tank of fuel, a spare tire, jack and tools and an extra fan belt.
INSPECT - the jack and wheel brace, wiper blades for wear and tear, battery connections and make sure the fan belt is in good condition.
Anyone who resents being stopped 100 times a day to answer endless questions about their car by people who knew someone who had one just like it, and anyone who hates classic car rallies - and being left stranded when the old fan belt goes ping.